8mm, 16mm, 35mm and 65mm Motion Picture Film Cameras
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Information on Specific Film Camera (Movie Camera) Models
Here I have provided my advice on a variety of 16mm, Super-16 and 35mm cameras. This first page deals with all ARRI / Arriflex cameras, which are the models I am most familiar with and specialize in. I’ve concentrated on presenting information that is not available anywhere else, either on the web or in print.
Scroll down to links below for Aaton, Bolex, Cinema Products, Eclair, Logmar, Mitchell, Moviecam, and Panavision. Please understand that I cannot cover every camera ever made, in no way should the omission of any camera from this resource imply a negative opinion of that product.
Remember it is my opinion only, not that of CinemaTechnic. This information is not approved or endorsed by any manufacturer. Active links are colored blue and underlined, the rest will come later. Please check back as this area is frequently updated.
NOTE: Questions about ARRI film cameras made before 1975, or non-ARRI cameras (with the exception of Logmar and Moviecam) will not be answered.
*Don’t miss the camera resource links at the bottom of the page*
Arriflex 16mm MOS Cameras
Arriflex 16mm Silent Cameras
Arriflex Super-16mm Silent “Studio” Cameras
Arriflex Super-16 SR I
Arriflex Super-16 SR I HS
Arriflex Super-16 SR II
Arriflex Super-16 SR II HS
Arriflex 16 SR 3 and 16 SR 3 Advanced
Super-16 Conversion of Arriflex 16SR1 and 16SR2
NEW! ARRI 416 Super 16mm
Arriflex 35mm MOS Cameras
Arriflex 35 II and 35 IIA
Arriflex 35 IIB, IIBV
Arriflex 35 IIC, IICB, IICV/B, IICHS/B
Arriflex 35 IICT and IICT/B (2-perf Techniscope)
Arriflex 35 IIC 3-perf Conversion
Arriflex 35 IIC Medical Camera
Arriflex 35 III Mk. I Arriflex 35 III Mk. II Arriflex 35 III Mk. III
Arriflex 35mm Silent Studio Cameras
Arriflex 35 BL-II
Arriflex 35 BL-III
Arriflex 35 BL-IV
Arriflex 35 BL-IVs
Arriflex 35 BL Evolution (P+S Technik)
Arriflex 535(A), 535B
ARRI Arricam Studio, Arricam Lite
Logmar Super 16mm Cameras
Bolex 16mm and Super-16mm Cameras
Bolex H-16 Series
Cinema Products 16mm and Super-16mm, and 35mm Cameras
Cinema Products CP-16 and CP-16R
Cinema Products FX-35
Eclair 16mm and Super-16mm Cameras
Eclair ACL and ACL II
65mm MOS and Studio Cameras
Super 8mm Cameras
Important Resources for Film Camera Owners and Operators
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2016-02-10 Last update: 2022-02-03
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